The Nissan LEAF Zero Emission Tour begins November 13 in Los Angeles


In brief: Nissan is taking its all-electric, 5-passenger, 5-door LEAF on a North American tour, rock star style, beginning in Los Angeles in mid-November.

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Make/Model: LEAF
Manufacturer: Nissan


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Beginning November 13th in Los Angeles, Nissan's heavily hyped all-electric LEAF will begin a North American tour that will include stops in 22 cities, 11 states, the District of Columbia, and one stop north of the border in Vancouver, Canada.

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Interior of the production LEAF (photo courtesy

The current schedule is below, and is also available at

Southern California
Los Angeles: Nov. 13-17
Orange County: Nov. 18
San Diego: Nov. 19-21
Northern California
Berkeley/Walnut Creek: Nov. 23-24
San Francisco: Nov. 25-29
Santa Rosa: Dec. 1
Sacramento: Dec. 1
San Jose: Dec. 3-6
Pacific Northwest
Seattle: Dec. 8-12
Vancouver, Canada: Dec. 14-15
Portland, Ore.: Dec. 17-23
Phoenix/Tucson: Dec. 30-Jan. 5
Las Vegas: Jan. 6
Midwest/East Coast
Detroit: Jan. 11-13
Knoxville/Chattanooga, Tenn.: Jan. 16
Middle Tennessee: Jan. 19-21
Washington, D.C.: Jan. 26-28
Raleigh, N.C.: Jan. 29
Orlando: Feb. 1-2
Houston: Feb. 5-6
New York
New York City: Feb. 9-14

And so ….

This is deft and intelligent marketing on Nissan's part, although it would have been nice to know about venues now, although I suspect a flurry of press releases will let us know in due time.

by Ross Bonander

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